England vs Iran live stream: How can I watch World Cup 2022 game on TV for FREE in UK today?

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England’s quest to go one better than in Euro 2020 begins later today in their first game at the 2022 World Cup against Iran.

After a rather pitiful calendar year so far, Gareth Southgate’s side are under pressure, though the kind that could easily be lifted with a convincing early win in Qatar.

That, however, could prove difficult.

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This Iran side have been talked up as perhaps their best ever at a major tournament and to call manager Carlos Queiroz experienced would perhaps be doing a CV spanning 33 years and four continents a disservice.

As one of the favourites for the tournament outright, all eyes will be on Southgate’s side.

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Where to watch England vs Iran

TV channel: The game will be broadcast free-to-air on BBC One, with coverage starting at 12pm before a 1pm GMT kick-off.

Live stream: The BBC iPlayer will provide a live stream.

LIVE coverage: Follow all of the action with Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog.